Monongalia County Birth Records

Search for Monongalia County WV birth records. A birth records search contains information on proof of identity, proof of citizenship, name of the baby, date and time of birth, parental information, applying for a Social Security number, passport applications, name changes, receiving governmental benefits, requesting a birth certificate, applying for a birth certificate, and conducting genealogical research.


The Monongalia County Clerk is responsible for maintaining important documents for a county or local area, including vital documents like Monongalia County birth records. These birth records include birth certificates that list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. A West Virginia birth certificate acts as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and it may be required to apply for a WV driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services. Other birth records include demographic records on birth, which are useful for researchers, as well as records on birth that can be used for Monongalia County genealogical research. Birth records can be requested online at the Clerk Office website.

Monongalia County Clerk Morgantown WV 243 High Street 26505 304-291-7240

Morgantown City Clerk Morgantown WV 389 Spruce Street 26505 304-284-7439


Monongalia County Hospitals provide a variety of medical services to patients of all ages, including labor and delivery services. When a baby is born at a Hospital in Monongalia County West Virginia, it creates birth records for the birth. These can include ceremonial Monongalia County birth certificates which list the baby's name, date of birth, weight and length, and the Hospital's name, as well as information about the parents. These ceremonial birth certificates cannot act as legal proof of identity in West Virginia, but they may be a valuable source of information on an individual's birth. Hospitals also maintain demographic information on babies born at their facility, which may be accessible to researchers.

Mon General Hospital Morgantown WV 1200 J D Anderson Drive 26505 304-598-1200

WVU Medicine Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center Morgantown WV 1 Medical Center Drive 26505 304-598-4500

WVU Medicine Ruby Memorial Hospital Morgantown WV 1 Medical Center Drive 26505 304-598-4000

West Virginia University Healthcare Morgantown WV Medical Center Dr 26506 304-598-4000


The Monongalia County Health Department is responsible for monitoring public health, and it may operate at the West Virginia, Monongalia County, or local level. In some areas, Health Departments are also responsible for maintaining Monongalia County vital records, including documents related to birth such as birth certificates. These Monongalia County public records, which act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, as well as personal information about the parents. Birth certificates may be required to apply for a West Virginia State driver's license or passport, receive a Social Security number, or apply for government services, and they can also be useful for Monongalia County genealogical research. Health Departments may provide online access to their birth records.

Monongalia County Health Department Morgantown WV 453 Van Voorhis Road 26505 304-598-5131


Monongalia County Town and City Halls keep documents and records related to their municipality, including vital documents like Monongalia County birth records. Birth certificates, for example, list the baby's name, date of birth, time of birth, and the location, and they also provide personal information about the parents. These Monongalia County public records act as legal proof of birth and citizenship, and they may be required to apply for government services, receive a Social Security number, or apply for a driver's license or passport in Monongalia County West Virginia. Town and City Halls may also maintain other Monongalia County birth records, such as demographic records for the entire municipality, which may be useful for researchers, and historical birth records that can be used for genealogical research. The Town or City Hall may provide online request forms for birth certificates on its website.

Morgantown City Hall Morgantown WV 389 Spruce Street 26505 304-284-7439

Star City City Hall Morgantown WV 370 Broadway Avenue 26505 304-599-3407

Star City Town Hall Morgantown WV 370 Broadway Avenue 26505 304-599-3550